Friday, December 28, 2012

Roll on 2013

What a great weekend in Block B....thanks so much to all the traders for taking part and making it such a lovely market. Its an absolute pleasure to do your christmas shopping in such a nice environment (if we may say so ourselves).

So that was the last of the markets for 2012. Next market will take place back in The Co-op on Newmarket on January 27th. Applications will open for that on January 1st through the website as usual. Til then, enjoy the rest of the holidays.



Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Christmas Cracker Market Dec 14th, 15th, 16th, Smithfield

The Biggest Christmas Flea Market in Ireland is back for 2012!

This year we have upped the ante again with a BLOCKbuster of an indoor Christmas Flea Market in Block B, SMITHFIELD SQUARE.

To bring Dublin a whopping 120 stalls of bric-a-brac, clothes, vintage, retro, vinyl, furniture and hidden gems with added Christmas cheer in the form of clever crafts, creative thinking and affordable art. The SCOOP Foundation will also be there spreading some goodwill.

The Dublin Flea & BLOCK T Christmas Cracker is about supporting local artists, producers and small businesses and giving Dublin a truly amazing Christmas Market in a wonderful underutilised space in the city.
 Brilliant bargains and stocking fillers for adults and kids will be in abundance so you will definitely not leave empty handed. Whatever it is you are looking for, even if you are not sure what that is, you will find it here.

Delicious food, cracking coffee, music and Christmas cheer will be in abundance so if you need a break from your shopping spree there will be space to sit down and soak it all up.


Where : Block B is located on Haymarket, Smithfield square, D7.

When : Friday the 14th, Saturday the 15th and Sunday the 16th of December.
Opening hours : Friday 12-7pm Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm
How to get there : Smithfield is a 15 minute walk from O’Connell Street.
The Red line of the Luas stops at Smithfield Square.
There are two Dublin Bikes ranks (60 bicycles) on Smithfield Square.
Dublin Buses that will leave you close by are: 25, 25A, 25B, 25X, 26, 37, 39, 39A, 51D, 51X, 66, 66A, 66B, 66X, 67, 67X, 69, 69X, 70, 79, 79A, 83, 90, 145. There is a 3 storey underground car park on Smithfield Square (access on Queen St.)

See you there!!!!

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Kathy Burke does Christmas

Kathy Burke is fatti burke (we have no idea if she is fat or not)
But she makes great posters and does fantastic illustration. Really fantastic. Thanks for our Christmas Poster Kathy!